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The Most Popular Reviews

     The complete review's variation on the traditional bestseller lists ranks the books under review -- and now also the author pages -- according to which reviews and author pages were the most popular during the past month.

     Here are the reviews and author pages that attracted the most interest in June, 2017.

June, 2017

- Reviews -

  1. The Dilemma of a Ghost, Ama Ata Aidoo
  2. The Three Mistakes of my Life, Chetan Bhagat
  3. Song of Lawino and Song of Ocol, Okot p'Bitek
  4. Samskara, U.R.Ananthamurthy
  5. Labyrinths, Christopher Okigbo
  6. Nairobi Heat, Mukoma wa Ngugi
  7. The Gift of a Cow, Premchand
  8. Five Point Someone, Chetan Bhagat
  9. The Solid Mandala, Patrick White
  10. The Parthenon Bomber, Christos Chrissopoulos
  11. Monsieur Ibrahim and the Flowers of the Koran, Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt
  12. A Play of Giants, Wole Soyinka
  13. Revolution 2020, Chetan Bhagat
  14. The Story of the Madman, Mongo Beti
  15. Number 11, Jonathan Coe

- Author Pages -
(previous ranking in parentheses)

  1. Juan Goytisolo (13)
  2. Patrick White (3)
  3. Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o (2)
  4. Jonathan Coe (-)
  5. Murakami Haruki (1)


     Summer traffic at the complete review remains steady if uninspiring -- almost identical to last June.
     There are quite a few new titles on the bestseller list -- including several old reviews that haven't been here, or at least not in a while.

For recent bestseller lists, go to previous lists.
For annual and older lists, see also the 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, , 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 , 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016 lists.

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